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On the Market: A Cozy-Meets-Contemporary Two-Family in Brookline

709 Hammond St., Brookline Price: $1,945,000 Size: 4,688 square feet Bedrooms: 8 Baths: 5.5 If the walls of your current digs feel like they’re closing […]

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The Action-Packed History of Tom Brady’s Brookline Mansion

The walls of Tom Brady’s Brookline mansion don’t need to talk. They’re constantly making headlines all on their own. News broke this morning of a […]

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On the Market: A Dramatic Victorian Manse by Coolidge Corner

269 Kent St., Brookline Price: $3,997,000 Size: 6,227 square feet Bedrooms: 8 Baths: 3.5 As much as it looks like a movie set for a […]

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This Brookline Sunroom Got a Facelift With Floor-To-Ceiling Glass

The Problem A family of four needed a dedicated office in their newly purchased stucco Colonial, but the best location for one—an unused sunroom off […]

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On the Market: A Secluded Tudor in Chestnut Hill

27 Devon Road, Brookline Price: $4,500,000 Size: 6,078 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 4.5 Everyone’s looking for their own slice of paradise in the city—and […]

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On the Market: A Gleaming Renovation in Brookline

178 Tappan St., Brookline Price: $4,480,000 Size: 5,200 square feet Bedrooms: 7 Baths: 6 It’s difficult to think of a box on a discerning house […]

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On the Market: A Scandinavian Chic Renovation in Brookline

33 Leicester St., Brookline Price: $7,150,000 Size: 6,556 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 4.5 The beauty of this property can be summed up in one […]

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On the Market: A Stylish Brookline Home with a Stunning Conservatory

114 Naples Road, Brookline Price: $2,895,000 Size: 3,655 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 3.5 Walking up to the front portico, you might notice a sparkling […]

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Massachusetts Has an Anti-Semitism Problem, and It’s Only Getting Worse

After a long day, Luna Bukiet was taking advantage of the peace and quiet that had settled over her home at the tail end of […]

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More Scooters, Fewer Cars? That’s What a New Lime Survey Suggests

If you’ve been to Brookline at any point over the past several months, you’ve no doubt spotted them: People zipping down roadways and bike lanes atop […]

Takoyaki at Gantetsu-Ya. The Japanese street-food shop is now open in Brookline

Gantetsu-Ya Is Now Open with Japanese Street Food in Brookline

The next time you’re waiting to slurp a bowl of noodles at Ganko Ittetsu Ramen, you can whet your appetite with another taste of Tokyo: […]

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A Small Fire on the Marathon Route in Brookline Was Nothing Serious, Police Say

A small fire that broke out at a Brookline mattress store and spewed smoke along the route of the Boston Marathon was over quickly and […]

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E-Scooters Can Hit the Streets of Brookline Next Month

Missed your chance to take part in the e-scooter craze when it was all the rage last summer? Think Cambridge and Somerville were too quick […]

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Where to Work Out in Brookline and Eat Healthy Food Afterwards

Brookline, with its tree-lined streets, cozy restaurants, and vibrant shopping districts, has long been a great place to make your home. With the Coolidge Corner Theatre […]

Beef tataki at Gen Sou En

Brookline’s Japanese Tea House Reopens with a Full-Service Menu

While counter-service convenience is an undeniable trend in Boston and beyond, dining out is not all about speed and economy. Gen Sou En, which opened […]